Sector : Dairy

Region Africa

Destination Market: Somalia

Information : Somalia

COUNTRY NAME: Somalia

 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2018(€million): 110

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2017 (€million): 108 

RANKING BY VALUE IN 2016 (€million): 115

 

TRADE:

For 2018, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 85 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €0.6 million to Somalia.

For 2017, CSO data indicate that Ireland exported 94 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of 0.7 million to Somalia. 

For 2016, CSO estimates indicate that Ireland exported 176 tonnes of dairy produce with a value of €0.6 million to Somalia.

 

PRODUCT: In recent years, the typical products exported to Somalia were as follows;

  • Follow on Formula, Infant Formula

 

CERTIFICATION ARRANGEMENTS: Trade in dairy products to Somalia from Ireland is on the basis of the following certificate types;

  • Public and Animal Health and Veterinary statements from Milk Policy Division's (MPD's) Menu of Statements.
  • Applicants select from MPD's Menu of Statements to satify country requirements. However, custom and usage have set some precedents.

 

KEY REQUIREMENTSFood Exports Dairy - Key Requirements (doc 37Kb) .

 

OTHER RELEVANT INFORMATION

 

CONTACT POINTS: dairyexportcerts@agriculture.gov.ie